Peoples State Forest is located in Connecticut in the Farmington River Valley. This forest, combined with the American Legion State Forest, was established in 1923… Read More »People’s State Forest – Fun Hiking! | Average Hiker
I had been bush whacking through thick undergrowth, up and down ridge after ridge. Barbara Frost would soon make sure I was “found” and back in town. My encounter with her was one of my more memorable trail experiences.
The Thermarest Neoair X-Lite and Nemo Tensor Ultralight are two of the most popular backpacking sleeping pads. Which One Do I Like?
I recently reviewed the Zpacks Altaplex, and will be taking it on my next long distance hike. This review includes my selection criteria and initial asessment.
Tirrell Pond was a beautiful location on the NPT and the Fall was popping along the trail!
So, the odd thing about the old trail I set up on last night – the footprints. The trail had clearly not been used in… Read More »Northville-Placid Trail – Long Lake Views | Average Hiker